Tag: Chris Pronger

Talk about concussions should center on player respect

Talk about concussions should center on player respect
Talk about concussions in the National Hockey League has grown louder this past week with Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger announcing he’s done for the year due to the issue. Maybe because it’s a warrior like Pronger or the fact no one is quite sure how he got it (most think it was an after-effect... Read more »

The intangible difference with the Blackhawks

Barry Trotz, the head coach of the Predators, made a fascinating observation on Monday. “If you change one player, it changes the whole chemistry on your team,” he said. Jamal Mayers has done that for the Blackhawks this year. He’s anchored a fast and physical fourth line, while adding seasoned leadership in the room. You... Read more »